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Samuel Yellin Wall & Entryway

This wall and entryway, designed and made by Samuel Yellin Company, is a magnificent example
of the medieval and Renaissance-inspired ironwork created for buildings across the country. The wall, as shown, measures 12’-11 ½” wide x 8’-8” high. Other walls and entryways (click here) and transoms (click here), are available.

Yellin was America’s master iron craftsman of the twentieth century. Working with notabe architects across the country, Yellin encouraged a greater attention to the arts which were applied to buildings. With his staff of over 200 crafts people he created hundreds of designs for gates, lighting fixtures, screens, grilles, railings and doorways for
residences, cathedrals, banks, and academic buildings. His commissions include the private residences of J.P. Morgan, Henry Clay Frick,
Andrew Mellon, and Cornelius Vanderbilt Whitney,
as well as public buildings such as St. Patrick’s Cathedral, Washington National Cathedral, Harvard University, Yale University and Princeton University.

 

 
Fan-O-Plane

This rare fan was manufactured by Century Electric Company in St. Louis, Missouri. Patented December 29, 1914. It is in excellent condition. The fan weighs 40 lbs. It measures 33" in length with a wing span
of 29".

 
Marcel Breuer Auditorium Seats

Marcel Breuer is recognized as one of the early
20th century's most influential furniture designers.
His iconic tubular steel chairs exemplify the Bauhaus principles that marked a turning point in furniture design. Based on the 1926 B5 chair, and using the same technologies pioneered for the Wassily chair, the auditorium seating dates from the late 1920’s,
and is likely from the Fulkwang Museum in Essen, Germany. The restored folding theater seats have chrome-plated steel tubing frame and black nylon
seat and back. Available as a row of five seats.

 
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